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Blanche Bates (1873–1941)

Blanche Bates was born on August 25, 1873 in Portland, Oregon, USA. She was an actress, known for The Border Legion (1918) and Tom's Little Star (1919). She was married to George Creel and Lieutenant Milton F. Davis. She died on December 25, 1941 in San Francisco, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Border Legion
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Stage Play: The Darling of the Gods [A Drama of Japan]. Drama [return engagement]. Written by David Belasco and John Luther Long. Incidental music by William Furst. Musical Director: William Furst. Production Supervised by David Belasco. Scenic Design by Ernest Gros. Directed by David Belasco. Belasco Theatre: 16 Sep 1903- Jul 1904 (... See more »

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Popular stage actress of the early 20th century who only made three silent films. A favorite actress of legendary stage impresario David Belasco, she created the female leads in two of his plays, "Madame Butterfly" and "The Girl of the Golden West," both better-known as the sources of Giacomo Puccini's popular operas. See more »

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